Country Music News from CMT
March 26th
It’s hard to believe Kenny Chesney is turning 47 on Thursday (March 26). But what’s not hard to believe is that he’s celebrating with almost 20,000 of his Nashville pals. Chesney’s show at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday night is…
March 26th
It seems like a funny notion to be more excited about selling 500,000 copies of a record as opposed to a whopping 1 million copies, but once you hear the full story, I think you’ll understand Eric Church’s sentiment. At his soiree earlier this…
March 26th
Newlyweds Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr are starting to reveal details about their recent seaside wedding in Mexico on Saturday (March 21), Us magazine reports. Who Was There: A small group of about 100 friends and relatives, including officiant and Duck…
March 26th
It was like a family reunion Wednesday morning (March 25) when singer Brenda Lee announced that the Browns, the Oak Ridge Boys and the late guitarist Grady Martin will be the 2015 inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The ceremonies took place in…
March 25th
Garth Brooks, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, George Strait, Taylor Swift and Brooks & Dunn will be honored with the ACM 50th Anniversary Milestone Award. The award will commemorate the artists’ groundbreaking career achievements …
March 25th
Luke Bryan has probably barely recovered from his first Crash My Playa party. And yet he’s already planning for the next one. I remember being so consumed with jealousy when Bryan tweeted from the first one a few months ago. Round 2 is about to happ…
March 25th
The first time we hear a song we love, we let our imaginations run wild and wonder, “Ooh, what would that music video look like?” And then we start directing our own video shoots in our heads. Tim McGraw loves that kind of personal creativity.…
March 25th
The Oak Ridge Boys, Jim Ed Brown and the Browns and legendary guitarist Grady Martin have been selected as the next inductees of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame member Brenda Lee made the announcements Wednesday morning (March 25) during a pr…
March 24th
Eric Church and Luke Laird took the stage Monday (March 23) at Nashville’s Acme Feed & Seed to load up on awards for co-writing “Talladega,” Church’s latest No. 1 single. Apart from the trophies conferred by BMI, the performanc…
March 24th
Darius Rucker, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Justin Moore, The Band Perry, Sam Hunt and Tyler Farr have been added to the lineup for the second annual iHeartRadio Country Festival taking place May 2 at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Tim McGra…
March 24th
When Blake Shelton is in a self-deprecating mood, nothing can stop him. Not even Luke Bryan. So when this ACM Awards promo video started making the rounds on the Internet, I knew Bryan would be the quiet one. You can tell Shelton is ready to steal the sho…
March 23rd
Striking Matches are making noise with Nothing but the Silence, their long-awaited debut album that arrives in stores this week. You can stream our debut album right now on @Spotify! #NothingButTheSilence http://t.co/E6wsmjDESW @SpotifyUSA pic.twitter.com…
March 23rd
Luke Bryan popped up on the field during Chicago White Sox spring training Monday (March 23) in Arizona. The country superstar took batting practice and answered questions from the media, fitting right in with the team and his new uniform. THE ULTIMATE #S…
March 23rd
Cole Swindell has scored yet another hit single with “Ain’t Worth the Whiskey,” a track from his self-titled debut album. “‘Ain’t Worth the Whiskey,’ it was tough choice picking the third (single), but we just fel…
March 23rd
Walt may have lost Hott Dogg to Daddy, but that doesn’t mean he’s giving up on his dating game. Before he goes back out there, we gave Walt the chance to try his pickup lines on us for good measure. We also had a chance to sit down with Walt a…